Dining review: New Charleston's matches tempo of old
Restaurant's second location doesn't miss a beat with its classic dishes
Movie review: 'Out of the Furnace'
“Out of the Furnace” is one of those movies that put a sinking feeling in the pit of your stomach within the first 15 minutes, then takes its main characters on a trajectory that keeps you worrying about them and squirming over the decisions they're making. The sky just keeps getting darker.
Alexander Payne's 'Nebraska' gives economic boost to Nebraska
The majority of the film was shot on location in or around Plainview, Stanton, Elgin, Tilden, Osmond, Hooper, Lyons and Lincoln.
A humongous list of area holiday events
Santa's schedule? Holiday Lights Festival? Library events? It's all in our holiday roundup.
Blue Planet Natural Grill to close its doors
Blue Planet Natural Grill is closing its doors and focusing on a new line of retail products.
A list of even more holiday entertainment
Revel in the spirit with these holiday happenings.
Benson coffee shop to hold grand opening this weekend
The shop, which shares its space with the 402 Arts Collective, will celebrate with face painting and balloon animals for kids, a performance from the Omaha Street Beats, Chemex coffee demonstrations and samples.
'Christmas in the Village' extends along 24th, Lake Saturday
The third annual Christmas in the Village will be held Saturday afternoon along the 24th and Lake Streets corridor.
The 15 best indie rock Christmas songs
This Christmas, rock these 15 tunes, the best indie-styled Xmas songs around at your party. Or better yet, commandeer the stereo at the family gathering this year and introduce everyone to something new.
Shop Local Gift Guide, Part 1
Gift ideas from Omaha shops.
West Omaha restaurant now delivering to downtown
Hungry downtowners can place their orders by texting.
'JEOPARDY!' holding auditions in Omaha this weekend
When is Saturday? What is the Magnolia Hotel? Why is closed to the public?
America's own 'Downton Abbey' could be filmed and set in Lincoln, Nebraska
A group of filmmakers is launching a Kickstarter campaign to make America's own “Downton Abbey.” In Lincoln, Nebraska.
Omaha bartender featured in GQ this month
The Berry and Rye has a reason to celebrate this week.
Nightlifers in west Omaha, have we got a bar for you
Nightlife opportunities get a bit sparse way out west. Around block 180, Two Fine Irishmen Bar & Grill is a leisure oasis for beer-thirsty suburbanites.
Founders Brewing Co. beer on tap all over Benson tonight
Head out to Benson tonight to sample beer by Founders Brewing Co.
New restaurant opens in old French Cafe space
Le Bouillon, the latest restaurant from owner-chef Paul Kulik and chef Ben Jordan, is open.
Cursive playing 3 Omaha shows this month; first one's tonight
Cursive knows fans want to hear some obscure songs. People even bug frontman Tim Kasher about it at the bar.
Omaha's newest brewery opens next week
Old Market's newest brewery Borgata Brewery and Distillery will open its doors to the public next week.
Movie review: 'Burn' depicts urban-violence tragedy
An urban-violence tragedy that struck Philadelphia 28 years ago is given fresh immediacy by “Let the Fire Burn,” a documentary that uses only archival footage to tell its story of bureaucratic heavy handedness run amok.
Live Music Calendar
A roundup of music events in the Omaha area.
'Nebraska' scores 2 acting awards from National Board of Review; 'Her' takes best film
Alexander Payne's father-son road trip "Nebraska" took two acting awards: Bruce Dern for best actor, and co-star Will Forte for best supporting actor.
'We starved' and 'super-glued deep cuts and wounds': Nik Fackler talks the bizarre filming of his new movie
Nik Fackler, the Omaha wunderkind/director/musician, has a new movie coming out next year called "Sick Birds Die Easy," and we have the psychedelic trailer.
The Batman-Superman movie has its Wonder Woman
Gal Gadot has been cast as Wonder Woman in Warner Bros.' superhero team-up film with Batman and Superman.
Marvels of architecture re-created downtown using duct tape
Artist Joe Girandola has some pretty sticky artwork on display in the Old Market.
'Fast & Furious 7' delayed after Walker's death
Production on "Fast & Furious 7" is on hold following the death of star Paul Walker. Shooting on the film had been scheduled to resume this week in Atlanta but was canceled Monday and Tuesday.
Billy McGuigan's Beatles tribute show adding children's choruses to the act
Billy McGuigan has added a youthful twist to his Beatles tribute show, “Yesterday & Today.”
Review: Britney Spears' ‘Britney Jean’ is generic and lackluster
On “Britney Jean,” Ms. Spears can’t capture her old magic or catch up with the new breed no matter how many Euro-electro beats she tries to inject into every song.
5 songs to get you in the holiday mood
It’s finally acceptable to blast those holiday tunes. Maybe you’re not ready for a full-on Christmas auditory assault, but we have suggestions to stir your spirit.